GLOBAL REGULATORY ASSOCIATES, INC.
Who We Are
We are at team of professionals dedicated to helping our clients meet their global regulatory needs. With over 20+ years of regulatory experience in the cosmetics/personal care industry, our goal is to leverage our knowledge to help our clients find cost-effective, strategic solutions to support domestic and international expansion.
Our clients are some of industry’s most popular skin care, hair care, personal care, color cosmetics and men’s brands including natural products as well as innovative international brands.
TURN KEY REGULATORY SOLUTIONS
FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED BUSINESSES
KAREN YARUSSI-KING, PRESIDENT
Karen Yarussi-King is a regulatory expert with more than 25 years of experience managing regulatory affairs for some of the cosmetic industry’s major brands. After obtaining her bachelor’s degree in political science in 1988 from Albertus Magnus College, Ms. Yarussi-King worked for the US Department of Commerce and the National Environmental Technology Applications Corporation (NETAC). She joined Schenectady International in 1993, where she navigated chemical regulations in different roles. In 1998, she joined Avon, initially as a regulatory affairs associate, then a senior associate, and eventually as program leader of regulatory affairs. She went on to serve in regulatory management roles for Honeywell, Limited Brands, Burt’s Bees and StriVectin before starting her own regulatory consultancy in October 2013. Ms. Yarussi-King is also a contributing author for Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine.